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Tractor-Trailer Jumps Guardrail, Spills Diesel Fuel

Posted February 4, 2003 11:50 a.m. EST

— Traffic is finally back to normal after a fuel spill on eastbound Interstate 40.

A tractor-trailer jumped a guardrail near Highway 55, slicing open its diesel fuel tank. Officials say the tractor-trailer spilled 300 gallons of gas.

Officials say it did not take too long to clean up the mess.